The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 57 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Android 40 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.64% 1.99% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.08% 6.92% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
361 318 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.85% 28.73% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 316 287 217
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region.

Android Salary Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Kent

Android
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -4 24 £52,500 - 1
Maidstone -5 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Stansted - 1 £30,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £30,000 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 52 (63.41%) Mobile App
1 52 (63.41%) Android Development
2 40 (48.78%) JSON
3 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (43.90%) OpenGL
4 36 (43.90%) REST
5 32 (39.02%) Mobile Development
6 31 (37.80%) Java
7 29 (35.37%) Git (software)
8 28 (34.15%) Apple iOS
9 26 (31.71%) XML
9 26 (31.71%) Eclipse
10 25 (30.49%) Android SDK
11 24 (29.27%) Degree
12 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
12 23 (28.05%) Web Services
12 23 (28.05%) Memory Management
13 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
14 18 (21.95%) Windows
14 18 (21.95%) HTML
15 17 (20.73%) CSS
15 17 (20.73%) Social Media
16 15 (18.29%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
17 14 (17.07%) iPhone
18 13 (15.85%) IIS
18 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
18 13 (15.85%) Apple
18 13 (15.85%) Google
19 12 (14.63%) MS Office

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.85%) IIS
2 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (10.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (10.98%) Apache
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.54%) CMS
5 3 (3.66%) Node.js
5 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.63%) MS Office
3 11 (13.41%) Photoshop
3 11 (13.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (13.41%) Adobe After Effects
4 8 (9.76%) InDesign
5 3 (3.66%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Office 365
2 7 (8.54%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Firewall
1 10 (12.20%) IMAP
2 9 (10.98%) NAS
2 9 (10.98%) Wireless
2 9 (10.98%) VLAN
2 9 (10.98%) SMTP
2 9 (10.98%) DHCP
2 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.98%) VPN
2 9 (10.98%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) SAN
2 9 (10.98%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (35.37%) Git (software)
2 26 (31.71%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.66%) NUnit
3 3 (3.66%) NuGet
4 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Ant
5 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.41%) Games
1 11 (13.41%) Retail
2 7 (8.54%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Electronics
3 3 (3.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (67.07%) Developer
2 36 (43.90%) Android Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Applications Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Systems Support
4 9 (10.98%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Systems Support Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Support Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.10%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Graduate
7 3 (3.66%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (3.66%) User Experience Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) JSON
2 36 (43.90%) OpenGL
2 36 (43.90%) REST
3 26 (31.71%) XML
4 25 (30.49%) Android SDK
5 23 (28.05%) Web Services
6 18 (21.95%) HTML
7 17 (20.73%) CSS
8 12 (14.63%) .NET
9 11 (13.41%) OAuth
10 9 (10.98%) MAPI
11 8 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (8.54%) HTML5
13 6 (7.32%) jQuery
14 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
14 5 (6.10%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.10%) WCF
14 5 (6.10%) WPF
15 3 (3.66%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 52 (63.41%) Mobile App
2 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
3 17 (20.73%) Social Media
4 14 (17.07%) iPhone
5 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.41%) User Experience
7 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
8 9 (10.98%) Replication
8 9 (10.98%) PDA
9 5 (6.10%) Smartphone
10 4 (4.88%) BBC
10 4 (4.88%) iPad
11 3 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (3.66%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (3.66%) Animation
12 1 (1.22%) Mobile Games
12 1 (1.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Apple iOS
2 18 (21.95%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Linux
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.41%) Windows 8
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.98%) Mac OS
5 9 (10.98%) Windows XP
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Vista
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (63.41%) Android Development
2 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (39.02%) Mobile Development
4 23 (28.05%) Memory Management
5 15 (18.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.20%) Project Management
7 10 (12.20%) Game Development
7 10 (12.20%) iOS Development
8 8 (9.76%) Data Protection
8 8 (9.76%) MVC
9 7 (8.54%) SEO
9 7 (8.54%) Pay per click
9 7 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (8.54%) Analytics
10 6 (7.32%) OOP
10 6 (7.32%) OOD
11 5 (6.10%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.80%) Java
2 11 (13.41%) C#
3 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.54%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.32%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.66%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.98%) vSphere
2 9 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.22%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Apple
1 13 (15.85%) Google
2 10 (12.20%) Symantec
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.98%) Cisco
3 9 (10.98%) Draytek
3 9 (10.98%) Veeam
3 9 (10.98%) VMware
4 8 (9.76%) Adobe
5 6 (7.32%) Xamarin
6 4 (4.88%) Sony
6 4 (4.88%) Yahoo!
6 4 (4.88%) Facebook
7 1 (1.22%) Avaya
7 1 (1.22%) Nokia
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) McAfee
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